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Loughton school hit-and-run: Terence Glover detained for killing Harley Watson

8 January 2021 - 6:43pm
Terence Glover "ploughed" into a group of children in his car as they were leaving school.

Little Mix's Sweet Melody finally tops chart as Christmas songs vanish

8 January 2021 - 6:03pm
Sweet Melody becomes the band's fifth number one, and their first since Jesy Nelson left.

Coronavirus: How safe are takeaways and supermarket deliveries?

8 January 2021 - 5:50pm
If coronavirus can be transferred on to surfaces, what are the risks of buying food?

Covid-19: Highest daily UK death toll and third vaccine approved

8 January 2021 - 5:27pm
Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Friday evening.

Coronavirus: How are weddings working around the UK?

8 January 2021 - 5:02pm
Very restricted wedding ceremonies can now take place around the UK, but receptions are banned.

Covid: UK records 1,325 more deaths

8 January 2021 - 4:23pm
UK records 1,325 deaths within 28 days of a positive Covid test - the highest daily figure since the start of the pandemic

Coronavirus: What are the rules for places of worship?

8 January 2021 - 4:16pm
Places of worship are open across much of the UK, despite lockdown.

Dame Barbara Windsor is laid to rest with 'Queen Peggy' tribute

8 January 2021 - 3:58pm
The EastEnders and Carry On actress died in December, having had dementia.

'I proposed while in the ICU with Covid'

8 January 2021 - 3:40pm
Jonathan nearly died from Covid but his story has a very happy ending.

Sturgeon warns professional sport 'all bets are off' if rules are breached in Scotland

8 January 2021 - 3:27pm
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon warns that "all bets are off" if those involved in Scottish professional sport do not respect extra privileges.

'Morally wrong' to keep playing says Bruce but Solskjaer sees 'mental positives'

8 January 2021 - 3:24pm
Newcastle boss Steve Bruce says it is "morally wrong" to continue with football amid increasing coronavirus outbreaks at clubs.

Iguana escapes fire by jumping on Corby fireman's helmet

8 January 2021 - 3:02pm
The athletic pet leapt to the safety of a firefighter's head as flames engulfed its home.

Surge in pupils at school in lockdown sparks call for limit

8 January 2021 - 2:57pm
With attendance as high as 50% in some areas, heads call for pupil limits in England's lockdown schools.

Coin toss idea to settle Women's FA Cup ties 'crazy' says Birmingham boss

8 January 2021 - 1:57pm
Using a coin toss to decide who reaches the next round of the Women's FA Cup would be a "crazy idea", says Birmingham City manager Carla Ward.

Covid: Women on exercise trip 'surrounded by police'

8 January 2021 - 1:22pm
The two women were given £200 fixed penalty notices after driving five miles to go on a walk.

Coronavirus: 'Major incident' declared in London by Sadiq Khan

8 January 2021 - 1:16pm
Sadiq Khan said one in 30 Londoners has Covid-19, adding that hospitals in the capital are stretched.

Covid priority list: When will I get the Covid vaccine?

8 January 2021 - 1:08pm
Three Covid-19 vaccines have now been approved for use in the UK. The BBC's Laura Foster explains which groups will get it first.

Covid vaccine: How will the UK jab millions of people?

8 January 2021 - 12:52pm
The logistics of delivering the biggest vaccination programme the country has ever seen.

Moderna becomes third Covid vaccine approved in the UK

8 January 2021 - 12:51pm
Seventeen million doses have been ordered by the UK and are expected to arrive in spring.

'Racist and sexist' Hampshire police unit officers dismissed

8 January 2021 - 12:49pm
Secret recordings revealed "enough profanity, casual sexism and racism to last a lifetime".

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